How To Fix Apex Legends Infinite Loading Screen (Spinning Circle)

How To Fix Apex Legends Infinite Loading Screen

You want to play Apex Legends, you have started your computer, opened Steam and launched Apex Legends and waiting for it to load.

But you are frustrated as it is still loading. You are staring at the Apex Legends infinite loading screen (spinning circle) and it doesn’t seem to be loading at all.

Yes, this error comes up quite often. It is one of the annoying bugs in all of Apex Legends as it leaves you stuck in loading screen and does not allow you to enter the game at all.

In this article, you will learn how to fix Apex Legends infinite loading screen (spinning circle).

How To Fix Apex Legends Infinite Loading Screen (Spinning Cricle)

To fix infinite loading screen in Apex Legends, you have to follow these solutions:

  • Check Your Internet Connection
  • Check Apex Legend Server Status
  • Remove Any USB Flash Drive Connected To Your Device
  • Verify Integrity of Game Files
  • Run Apex Legends as Administrator
  • Add “-dev” code on Steam
  • Re-Install Apex Legends

Fix 1. Check Your Internet Connection

Make sure you are connected to a properly working internet connection and is stable.

Do an online speed test. If you find it slow or weak, then restart your Router/Modem.

Unplug it and wait for a few seconds and plug it back in.

If that doesn’t help then switch to another wifi network.

If needed, contact your Internet Service Provider (ISP).

Fix 2. Check Apex Legend Server Status

Visit – https://apexlegendsstatus.com/

Or visit its Twitter Page – https://twitter.com/_apexstatus

If you find that the server is down, or having an outage, then in such case you have to wait until the server issue is fixed by Apex Legends.

Fix 3. Remove Any USB Flash Drive Connected To Your Device

Check if any USB flash drive is connected to your computer or not.

If it is, then remove it and then try to launch the Apex Legends.

Fix 4. Verify Integrity of Game Files

  • Launch Steam.
  • Right-click on Apex and select “Properties.”
  • Choose “Local Files” and click “Verify integrity of game files”.

Verify Integrity of Game Files Apex Legends

Fix 5. Run Apex Legends as Administrator

  • Right-click on the Apex Legends icon and select Properties.
  • Go to the Compatibility tab and check the Run this program as an administrator option in the Settings section.
  • Click Apply and OK to save changes.

Run Apex Legends as Administrator

Fix 6. Add “-dev” Code on Steam

  • Launch Steam.
  • Go to the Library.
  • Right-click Apex Legends and select Properties.
  • In the launch option add “-dev” into the field.

Add -dev code In Apex Legend Launch Options on Steam

Fix 7. Re-Install Apex Legends

If all fixes fail, then try uninstalling and reinstalling the game.

Other Troubleshooting To Fix Infinite Loading Screen In Apex Legends

  • Restart Steam and PC.
  • Flush DNS.
  • Update Windows and Graphic Driver.
  • Run Compatibility Mode.
  • Run apex via GeForce experience.
  • Disconnect while on the loading screen.
  • Connect/Disconnect VPN.
  • Temporary turn off firewall/Antivirus.
  • Use an Alternate/Another account.

Wrap Up

That’s all there is to say about this issue, we’re sorry it happened to you, but we also hope that you are able to fix infinite loading screen in Apex Legends, by following any of the solutions mentioned in the post.

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